Part of speech:
Feeling or showing justifiable self-respect:
Ill-mannered, discourteous, or insulting:
An act or instance of this
The definition of brash is someone or something with an abrasive, tacky, self-serving or rude manner.
Completely such; thoroughgoing:
Of, relating to, or designed for attack:
Marked by or arising from a feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others:
Not restrained by a sense of shame or propriety; rudely bold; brazen
Requiring or exhibiting courage or daring:
Unrestrained by a sense of shame; rudely bold.
The definition of defiant is someone or something that resists behaving or conforming to what is asked or expected.
The definition of impolite is a rude person, or someone without manners.
Of transcending importance; overriding
The definition of sassy is someone or something that is lively, bold and a little feisty.
The definition of saucy is someone or something overly forward or bold, lively, impertinent or flippant.
Marked by a lack of shame:
The state or quality of being arrogant; overbearing pride.
An audacious act or remark
The punishable act of showing disrespect for the authority or dignity of a court (or legislature), as by disobedience, unruliness, etc.
The willful disobedience of a court’s direction, order, or summons or any other disrespectful or disruptive conduct that would justify a finding of contempt.
An insolent or arrogant remark or act.
The definition of impertinence is disrespect, rudeness or intrusion.
Impudent speech or behavior
Having or showing good manners; esp., courteous, considerate, tactful, etc.
The definition of servile is someone who is submissive and who is extremely willing to act to please others.
Having or showing a consciousness of one's defects or shortcomings; not overly proud; not self-assertive; modest
Having or showing a moderate estimation of one's own abilities, accomplishments, or value:
Full of or characterized by respect; showing deference or dutiful regard
Having or showing great pride in oneself and disdain, contempt, or scorn for others; proud; arrogant; supercilious
Marked by arrogance; haughty and overbearing.
Presumptuously arrogant; overbearing:
The definition of supercilious is someone who feels or acts like they are better than everyone else.
More comprehensive or inclusive; generic
(Informal) Saucy; impudent; insolent
Often encountered or seen:
Of, relating to, or done in preparation for the future:
(Archaic) Full of muscular force; sinewy.
High-spirited, lively, or cheerful:
Having or showing excessive and arrogant self-confidence; presumptuous.
Energetic or quick in movement:
Marked by casual disrespect; impertinent:
Not cooked, dried, frozen, or spoiled.
Made up of small scraps or snips; fragmentary
(Colloquial) Proud; arrogant; assuming; putting on airs of superiority.
Haughty or presumptuous, especially for one's rank or social standing:
Prompted by wisdom; judicious; sound
Overly convinced of one's own superiority and importance
The definition of bodacious is very attractive, or bold or gutsy.
(Zoology) Having a white face or face markings.
marked by casual disrespect
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